>>guest: you are right. when one of the guys jumps in to the race, then everyone will open fire on them, june lists will start running from files and highlight their negatives, so, that will bring them down to earth but what you are seeing is that there are great reservations in the republican establishment of the current set of candidates and this has been going on for months and months and months. >>neil: but what about 1992 among the democrats and bill clinton emerged. >>guest: yes, yes, back in 1992 george herbert walker bush locked formidable after the iraq war, the first iraq war, and, so, the big democrats, such as cuomo, they were staying out of the race and that left it to small fry like bill clinton, no one heard of him, governor of arkansas, and he wasn't a national figure. and of course he turned out to be a stellar politician.